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Industry leaders join forces to serve US manufacturing

Philadelphia -- April 17, 2018

PRUFTECHNIK Inc. and IVC Technologies, both long-time leaders in the condition monitoring industry, have joined forces to provide a comprehensive condition monitoring solution for clients throughout North America.

PRUFTECHNIK Condition Monitoring Services powered by IVC Technologies combines the strengths of PRUFTECHNIK's suite of high-quality alignment and condition monitoring tools and IVC Technologies 30+ years of providing extensive condition monitoring services to the industry.

Bringing together these two industry innovators will enable manufacturers to boost their maintenance organizations' reliability performance.

“PRUFTECHNIK USA was able to add more than 30 new people to the organization since its creation in 2016 to provide high-quality customer service. However, it has become obvious that it is an ideal timing and opportunity to collaborate with an established world-class organization, such as IVC Technologies to reach the next level and to extend our service offering across the continent, especially in the Condition Monitoring field. I am extremely excited about this new partnership with IVC. We are now ready to fulfill any kind of customer request nationwide with qualified service personnel”, comments Florian Buder, CEO PRUFTECHNIK North America.

“IVC Technologies is very excited to offer condition based monitoring services through a world-class organization such as PRUFTECHNIK. With over 30 years in the CbM field, we have seen many vibration platforms come and go. I can say with great confidence that IVC’s analysts will be carrying PRUFTECHNIK analyzers far into the future as we continue on our path of delivering the most versatile and valuable condition monitoring services in the industry. The partnering of IVC Technologies and PRUFTECHNIK USA is not only a win-win for our two companies but also for our customers”, adds Pete Epperson, President IVC Technologies.


Successfully launched in 2015 with offices in Philadelphia and San Diego, PRUFTECHNIK Inc. USA can provide the local support to North American customers for their entire product catalog. With a sales distribution network of industry leading specialists, PRUFTECHNIK USA can support their world class Alignment and Condition Monitoring solutions.

About IVC Technologies

Headquartered in Lebanon OH, IVC Technologies has been providing Condition Monitoring services to US manufacturing since 1984. With over 50 ASNT certified field service analysts, IVC Technologies is able to provide unsurpassed analytic capabilities to help solve both the simple and most complex machinery problems that plague industry today.

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